Down to Earth Gardening 
Kenosha, Wisconsin
Promoting Gardening, Eating Healthy and Sustainable Living
A Non-Profit Organization
NOW ACCEPTING GARDEN PLOT & VOLUNTEER APPLICATIONS 
Down to Earth Community Garden - Spring 2014
3003-30th Avenue, Kenosha 
Land donated by Kenosha Moose Lodge

Rental Plots Available - 4'x8' $20 & 10'x12' $30
Register Early!
Growing Season May 1st thru Nov 1st 2014
Orientation & Volunteer Meeting April 12th @ 10am
Gateway College Pike Creek Building


Garden Plot Application-2014.doc


Community Garden Volunteer Application.docx



Down To Earth
Community Garden
2014 On-Site Programs:
@3003 30th Ave. Kenosha

*Green Kids Garden Club
The community garden has 2 themed gardens on the farm for kids to learn how to plant, maintain, harvest and cook during the growing season. A Pizza Garden and Stir Fry Garden each 12'x12'. A fun way for kids to learn how to garden.
Saturdays May 24-Oct 25 10am-11am
Call for information 262-515-3308


*Sharing Garden
Volunteer Group

The group will plant, maintain and oversee the harvest of the 48'x72' garden. The Sharing garden will be grown to benefit the local public who at harvest time can come and pick vegetables & herbs for their cooking needs. A great way to learn how to garden and help our community.
No experience necessary.
 Volunteer Signup Program.



*Community Garden 
Volunteer Mentors 
Mentors are experienced gardeners who will be onsite during designated times to help garden plot owners with any questions and advice during the season. Two hour shifts available. Sign up as many times during the season as you are available. Help future gardeners by sharing your gardening wisdom.
Volunteer Signup program.

*Community Garden 
Crew Volunteers
Crew volunteers will be the working backbone of our community garden. This volunteer group will maintain the landscape property and work on garden projects. No experience necessary. A great way to enjoy the fresh air, sunshine, learn gardening, landscape maintenance and meet new people. Volunteers are needed weekly to work on various needs.
The landscape includes: 
-Compost, wood chip, & yard waste
-Flower, herb, fruit tree & berry bushes 
-Demonstration garden, pumpkin patch, cold frames
-Work & transplanting area were we will try our hand at all sorts of fun plant related activities  
-We are hoping for a hoop house in the future. 
Volunteer Signup Group- volunteer as much or little as you want.


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  Email Us: downtoearthkenosha@gmail.com
Kenosha Harbor Market 
is our Fiscal Sponsor 

Partnerships:

- Kenosha Harbor Market
- First Step Day Shelter
- Shalom Center
- Harboside Community Gardens 
Asparagii Logjam
-  Racine Urban Garden 




A Big THANK YOU to everyone who helped make our 2013 First Annual "Getting Green by the Lake" fundraising Festival @ Kenosha Harbor Market a success.


Down to Earth Gardening
A Non-profit Organization
PO Box 1124
Kenosha, WI 53141-1124
downtoearthkenosha@gmail.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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